Annual Bright Smiles Bowl-A-Thon Teams Now Forming

Register by April 10, Bowl on April 25

Monday, March 09, 2015

​In partnership with the Virginia Beach Community Trust, the Virginia Beach Human Services Department invites you to participate in the annual Bright Smiles Bowl-A-Thon. Register now! Bowl on Saturday, April 25, from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at Pinboys at the Beach, 1577 Laskin Road. Space is limited to 32 lanes with four bowlers per lane. Proceeds will benefit the dental needs of individuals with intellectual disabilities. Last year’s event raised more than $8,000.


Teams consist of four people and must pre-register by Friday, April 10. Registration forms can be obtained by calling Kristie Salamon at (757) 385-0582 or online at the Developmental Services Division home page. Click on Bowl-A-Thon under related links.


To participate teams

·         Must pre-register by Friday, April 10

·         Obtain sponsors and raise a minimum of $225

·         Pay $6 per bowler for games and shoes. Cash only.


Raffle tickets can be purchased at Pembroke 6, Suite 218 prior to the event and also at the bowling lanes during the event. Prizes will be awarded for most money raised, best team name, highest scores and more.


The Virginia Beach Community Trust is a Special Needs Trust managed by a Board of Trustees composed of five volunteers from the community. Support for the trust comes from the Virginia Beach Department of Human Services, the city agency responsible for publicly funded programs serving persons with mental illness and intellectual disabilities. Donations to the Community Trust are tax deductible and can be made by checks or cash.


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